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FIFA intensifies push to stage men's World Cup every two years

FIFA intensifies push to stage men's World Cup every two years

GENEVA — FIFA intensified its push for hosting the men’s World Cup every two years on Thursday by garnering support from soccer fans around the world to help combat resistance from Europe and South America.
After lengthy absence, Toronto Arrows finally get to play a game on home turf

After lengthy absence, Toronto Arrows finally get to play a game on home turf

TORONTO — The Toronto Arrows will play at home for the first time since June 2019 when the Major League Rugby team hosts the Atlantic Selects all-star side Oct. 16 at York Lions Stadium.
Canadian men continue climb up world soccer rankings, reaching No. 51

Canadian men continue climb up world soccer rankings, reaching No. 51

Canada continues its climb up the world soccer ladder, moving eight places to No. 51 in the latest FIFA rankings. It's the highest position for the Canadian men since they were 53rd in October 2009. The country's best ranking was No.
F1 driver Vettel keeps his seat at Aston Martin for 2022

F1 driver Vettel keeps his seat at Aston Martin for 2022

SILVERSTONE, England — Sebastian Vettel will drive for Aston Martin next year after the Formula One team extended his contract by one year on Thursday.

Forge FC downs Valour FC to advance to Canadian Championship semifinals

HAMILTON — Forge FC is the first club through to the semifinals of the 2021 Canadian Championship after defeating Valour FC 2-1 on Wednesday.
Romell Quioto, Montreal beat short-handed Orlando City 4-2

Romell Quioto, Montreal beat short-handed Orlando City 4-2

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Romell Quioto had a goal and two assists and Montreal beat short-handed Orlando City 4-2 on Wednesday night. Montreal (9-8-7) snapped a seven-game road losing streak.
Robbie Ray fans 13; Bo Bichette drives in five as Blue Jays beat Rays 6-3

Robbie Ray fans 13; Bo Bichette drives in five as Blue Jays beat Rays 6-3

TORONTO — Bo Bichette found a productive way to celebrate the 20th Roberto Clemente Day and his distinction as the Blue Jays nominee for the prestigious award that bears the name of the late Pittsburgh Pirates great.
Toronto FC in search of answers after controversial call in loss to Inter Miami

Toronto FC in search of answers after controversial call in loss to Inter Miami

Toronto FC GM Ali Curtis worked the phones Wednesday, trying to get an explanation for a disallowed goal in his club's controversial 1-0 loss to Inter Miami CF the night before.
Canadian featherweight T.J. (The Truth) Laramie to fight on UFC 268 undercard

Canadian featherweight T.J. (The Truth) Laramie to fight on UFC 268 undercard

Canadian featherweight T.J. (The Truth) Laramie will fight American Melsik (The Gun) Baghdasaryan on the undercard of UFC 268 on Nov. 6 at Madison Square Garden. Both fighters are graduates of Dana White's Contender Series.
Oilers prospect Dylan Holloway out at least three months following wrist surgery

Oilers prospect Dylan Holloway out at least three months following wrist surgery

Edmonton Oilers prospect Dylan Holloway will be out at least three months following wrist surgery. The team says Holloway originally required surgery for a scaphoid fracture while playing at the University of Wisconsin earlier this year.